In Your Area - Helping Hands

The following people are prepared to show/teach people how to knit. They will probably make a charge for doing so. Any arrangements made are independent of the Guild of Machine Knitters. The standard of the tuition has not been checked.

If you were expecting to see your details on this list and it is not here, or you would like to be on this list please contact the Helping Hands Coordinator using the Contact Us link on the left.

Select an area below:

   
     


Avon    
  Nailsea, Bristol Emily Rickard (Brother)
Mobile: 07414 087287
Ayrshire    
  Kirkmichael Maggie Brown (Brother)
Tel: 01655 750152
Cornwall    
  Bodmin Sally Butcher (Knitmaster: Standard and Bulky). Travel negotiable.
Tel: 01208 264113
Cumbria    
  Keswick Ann Iredale (Brother 940 electronic (previously had 840 punchcard), chunky 260 puchcard. Both with ribbers. My main skills lie with fairisle sweaters using electronics.
Mobile: 07902 575419
Derbyshire    
  Buxton Ann Baker (E6000 machines)
Tel: 01298 23424
Essex    
  Brentwood/Chelmsford Lesley Robbins
01277 354142
Gloucestershire    
  Upper Soudley Eileen Cashmore
Tel: 01594 821282
Hampshire    
  Fareham Fiona Morris
Tel: 01329 313929
Web: www.distanceknitting.com/
Herefordshire    
  Hereford Marissa Harmon
Mobile: 07790 367497
  Ross-on-Wye area Heather Foulkes
Tel: 01600 890813
Kent    
  Herne Bay Trish Humphrey
Tel: 01227 363150
  Whitstable Anne Lavene
Mobile: 07795 333551
Lancashire    
    Carole Dunkerley
Tel: 01706 881525
Lincolnshire    
    Clair Crowston
Tel: 01724 342130
Web: www.machineknittingdesigns-by-clair.co.uk
  Fiskerton Alison Lee
Tel: 01522 752824
  Grimsby Margaret Pearson (E6000)
Tel: 01469 560575
London    
  N22 Tamar Balakjian (Brother)
Mobile: 07787 808724
  SW8 Aileen Barnes
SW8 4HS
Contact: aileen.barnes@btinternet.com
  SW8 Sheila Parker
Tel: 0207 627 8805
Merseyside    
  Birkenhead Brenda Hall
Tel: 01516 523575
Middlesex    
    Sybil Kenton
Tel: 020 8954 3817
Web: sybilknits.co.uk
Norfolk    
    Janet Major
Mobile: 07990 702223
Blog: imagejem.blogspot.co.uk/
Staffordshire    
  Stoke-on-Trent Rachel Meyer (Brother, Passap, Singer, DAK)
Tel: 01782 654195
Surrey    
  Godalming Alison Barnes
Travel: 15 Miles. Machine: Brother
Mobile: 07857 306836
Sussex    
  Hastings Lorna Hamilton-Brown MBE
Tel: 01424 438044 Mobile: 07932 602979
Warwickshire    
  Coventry Jane Harrisson
Tel: 01788 815323
Yorkshire    
  Bradford Ann Rowat (Brother)
Tel: 01274 576475
  North West Sheila Tester
Tel: 01535 652072